TITLE

Global challenges with scale-up of the integrated management of childhood illness strategy: results of a multi-country survey

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p503
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study discussing the barriers to rapid acceleration of the Integrated Management of Childhood Illness Strategy (IMCI) case management training (ICMT) and also presenting perspectives on how to address these barriers. The study suggests that several steps need to be taken to facilitate rapid acceleration of ICMT as IMCI is accepted globally as one of the key strategies to meet MDG4. These steps include reviewing core competencies.
ACCESSION #
65248792

 

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